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Garwood First Aid Squad Receives Donation

June 9, 2018

GARWOOD, NJ - The Garwood First Aid Squad held their annual fund drive throughout the month of May.   In a letter to the community the squad reminded citizens that they are 100% reliant on community based donation for their funding and continued work.    During this year of fundraising, the squad indicated they planned to purchase a preowned ambulance, do some repairs on their ...

Support Requested For the Clark Honorary PBA Local 125 Golf Outing

CLARK, NJ – In an open letter to businesses and organizations in the community, Peter Floersch, President of the Clark Honorary PBA Local 125, invited the public to attend an annual golf outing on Monday July 23 at Hyatt Hills Golf Complex .  

Businesses and organizations are also invited to make a donation or sponsor a tee at this philanthropic event designed to support ...

Clark’s Zack Sandler and his band Opens for Bon Jovi at Sold-Out Prudential Center

NEWARK, NJ - Arthur L. Johnson Alumni Zack Sandler (Class of 2016) and his band Bobby Mahoney and the Seventh Son opened for Jon Bon Jovi at a sold-out Prudential Center recently.

The group opened for Bon Jovi’s “This House is Not for Sale” tour.  Performing a 20-minute set, the band played songs such as “.38 Special”. 

“I’ve had ...

Quietly Remembering Women Veterans Who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice

CLARK, NJ – Long after Clark’s Memorial Day Parade and ceremony had ended and folks had returned to their recreational plans for the day, two men headed out to pay tribute in particular to the women who gave their lives in war to maintain American freedom.

William Caruso, of Performance Realty Corp. and Anthony D'Agostino, owner Broker of ERA Village Green Realtors placed a ...

VIDEO: Scenes From the Clark Memorial Day Parade

CLARK, NJ - The rain stayed away and the show went on Monday morning as the annual Memorial Day Parade kicked off on Westfield Avenue.   For anyone who missed the parade or couldn't take in all the sights while  there, here is a TAPinto Clark photographic overview of the day along with complete video coverage of the parade courtesy of Clark's TV ...

Reflecting on the Reason For the Day at Clark's Memorial Day Ceremony

CLARK, NJ –The grey clouds hanging overhead didn’t deter crowds from lining the roadway for Clark’s annual Memorial Day parade on Monday morning.

After two years of parade cancellations due to stormy weather conditions, parade organizer Councilman Al Barr was pleased with what he projected to be the largest crowd he has seen at the event.

The parade traveled up Westfield ...

Clark Daisy Troop Donates to Emergency Responders

CLARK, NJ - In their very first year as a troop, Girl Scout Troop 40234 from Valley Road School, made it their mission to give back to the Clark community. 

Since forming in September 2017, they have cleaned up trash, fixed up the flower bed outside of their school and collected and donated books to a local non-profit that distributes them to underserved areas in ...

Clark Cub Scout Pack 145 Beautifies Stretch of Roadway

CLARK, NJ - Cub Scout Pack 145 recently cleaned out and planted flowers on  the south side of Westfield Avenue just before the overpass of the Garden State Parkway. The boys worked together under the supervision of numerous parents and leaders to pull weeds, collect waste and plant flowers in the containers along the stretch of roadway.   

The Cub Scout Pack maintains this area ...

Buy a Vet ... Program Helps Formerly Homeless Veterans

UNION COUNTY, NJ — It started with a collection to help fund a Memorial Day barbecue at the Valley Brook Village veterans facility in Lyons, NJ. When the bucket collection raised $7,000 at John's Meat Market in downtown Scotch Plains, they decided to keep it going and had barbecues all summer. The program has grown to other towns ever since.

Steve Hackenberg, a Scotch ...

Daisies Were Busy Planting Flowers at Clark's Township Building

CLARK, NJ - Girl Scout Daisy Troop 41248  worked to beautify the Township's Municipal Building by planting flowers in the front of the Recreation Center.   The girls filled in the area below the new electronic marquee that was just installed as a donation to the Recreation Department. 

"I am so thankful and appreciateive for the girls taking hte intiative to ...

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